Aussie game charts: January 29-February 3

Sight Training takes top spot again.

Sight Training: Enjoy Exercising and Relaxing Your Eyes for the Nintendo DS has spent another week at the top of the Australian game charts, according to data trackers GfK Australia. This is the game's third week on sale in Australia, and the second week in a row that it's held the number one position.

Despite a dip the previous week, Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games for the Wii has picked up traction again, climbing to number two in the chart for the week of January 29 to February 3. More Brain Training from Dr Kawashima: How Old Is Your Brain? for the DS fell down three places to number five. WWE SmackDown! vs. RAW 2008 for the PlayStation 2 also lost ground, taking out the sixth position. Uncharted: Drake's Fortune for the PlayStation 3 made it into the top 10 for the first time in 2008, sitting in seventh position, as did Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed for the PS3 at number eight. The Xbox 360 version of Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare has narrowly scraped into ninth position, whereas its PlayStation 3 counterpart finished the week at number 10.

The Simpsons Game continues its winning streak at number one in the PSP-specific chart, while the Nintendo DS version of the game sits at number five on the DS-specific chart.

All sales stats, including console-by-console breakdowns, can be found below:

Top 10 Full-Priced Games
1. Sight Training, Nintendo DS
2. Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games, Wii
3. Bratz: 4 Real, Nintendo DS
4. Ghost Squad, Wii
5. More Brain Training from Dr Kawashima: How Old Is Your Brain?, Nintendo DS
6. WWE SmackDown! vs. RAW 2008, PlayStation 2
7. Uncharted: Drake's Fortune, PlayStation 3
8. Assassin's Creed, PlayStation 3
9. Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare, Xbox 360
10. Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare, PlayStation 3

Top 10 PS3 Games (over A$60)
1. Uncharted: Drake's Fortune
2. Assassin's Creed
3. Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare
4. Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock bundle
5. Ratchet & Clank: Tools of Destruction
6. Need for Speed ProStreet
7. Heavenly Sword
8. FIFA Soccer 08
9. Kane & Lynch: Dead Men
10. Motorstorm

Top 10 Xbox 360 Games (over A$50)
1. Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare
2. Halo 3
3. Assassin's Creed
4. Mass Effect
5. Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock bundle
6. Need for Speed ProStreet
7. FIFA Soccer 08
8. Kane & Lynch: Dead Men
9. Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock
10. Lego Star Wars: The Complete Saga

Top 10 Wii Games (over A$50)
1. Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games
2. Ghost Squad
3. Super Mario Galaxy
4. Mario Party 8
5. Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock bundle
6. The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess
7. Pokémon Battle Revolution
8. Carnival Games
9. Resident Evil: The Umbrella Chronicles
10. Endless Ocean

Top 10 PC Games (over A$20)
1. Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare
2. World of Warcraft
3. World of Warcraft: The Burning Crusade
4. The Sims 2: Teen Style Stuff
5. Crysis
6. The Sims 2: Pets
7. The Sims 2: Bon Voyage
8. Age of Mythology budget
9. World of Warcraft Battlechest
10. The Sims 2: Seasons

Top 10 Nintendo DS Games (over A$40)
1. Sight Training
2. Bratz: 4 Real
3. More Brain Training from Dr Kawashima: How Old Is Your Brain?
4. Brain Training from Dr Kawashima: How Old Is Your Brain?
5. The Simpsons Game
6. Ratatouille
7. New Super Mario Bros.
8. Pokémon Diamond
9. Nintendogs: Dachshund and Friends
10. Cars Mater-National

Top 10 PS2 Games (over A$50)
1. WWE SmackDown! vs. RAW 2008
2. The Simpsons Game
3. SingStar R&B bundle
4. Need for Speed ProStreet
5. Crash of the Titans
6. SingStar '90s
7. God of War II Platinum
8. SingStar Legends
9. SingStar Pop
10. EyeToy: Play Sports platinum bundle

Top 10 PSP games (over A$40)
1. The Simpsons Game
2. Need for Speed Carbon
3. Ricky Ponting 2007 Pressure Play
4. Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories platinum
5. WWE SmackDown! vs. RAW 2008
6. Smash Court Tennis 3
7. Star Wars Battlefront: Renegade Squadron
8. Syphon Filter: Logan's Shadow
9. Medal of Honor Heroes 2
10. FIFA Soccer 08

All data supplied by GfK Australia.

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15 comments
peterlala2002
peterlala2002

Cant Believe Ghost Squad is 2nd on wii, beating MARIO! wowowow! Thats great!, Nice Sega, NIIIICE, its a great game tho, deserves its spot

soulrprzaxin
soulrprzaxin

Atleast the top 10 is shaping up better, take out Bratz and we should be good :D

the-very-best
the-very-best

Good to see Uncharted do well down under. :) Unsurprising that Sight Training is at the top. Ridiculous amount of ads shown through the Aussie Open.

raahsnavj
raahsnavj

It's hard to know if this is a good thing or a bad thing. Aussie's get the shaft when it comes to release dates... I don't even know if the top games are even out there or not yet to compare if they are skipping games on purpose or it just isn't available yet.

lamprey263
lamprey263

#2 Mario & Sonic, #3 Bratz; WTF?!

Maersyndel
Maersyndel

How was Renegade Squadron 7 and 8 on the PSP?

EPaul
EPaul

the Top 10 PS3 game list is very repesctable

Ravage27
Ravage27

aussies sure haf gd tastes ^^ :) ps3 all the way

themovi3nut
themovi3nut

How can wow be still be selling so well? geese...

St_muscat
St_muscat

Ghost Squad is actually selling well, thats awesome It's a great and deserves the great sales because it's a great port.

Nintendo_Man
Nintendo_Man moderator

Sight Training is proving to be the next Brain Training (expect Maths training to do well). Just need to get that odd rubbish game such as Bratz off the charts and things will be perfect.

TryMe01
TryMe01

Bratz: 4 Real, ok then...

Eaz-TK
Eaz-TK

only one 360 game in the top ten good onya

user_nat
user_nat

Interesting to see that the top 2 PS3 games sold higher then the highest 360 game.